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So, if someone lists on their application that they are an attorney, and you don't want to rent to an attorney, you can just reject the application as simple as that? You can say "not what I'm looking for"?

This is a good opportunity for us all to remember that there are fair housing laws in the US. By law, we are required to rent the property to the "first qualified applicant". If you exclude attorneys, you should have a written policy of doing so. Since they're not a "protected class," there's probably not anything wrong with this... but you should have an objective reason for rejecting any application.

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